API Test Tool

In order to push custom data to a widget, take the following steps in the dashboard editor:

  1. Select My "Custom Data" in the Data Source menu.
  2. Choose a visualization and confirm the widget by clicking the wrench icon and clicking the “save” button in the configuration menu.
  3. Return to the wrench icon and click the “API Test Tool” Link, which should open a new form menu.
  4. You can send data to that widget by filling in formatted data direct into the form area under “Point”.

Note your Access Key and Stream Name (you can rename the stream name if you wish) for this widget is also located here.